Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are highly hereditary diseases. But is it possible to predict who will get them? That is one of the aims of Associate Professor Lars Tjelta Westlye, who is now to receive the Anders Jahre Prize for Young Scientists.
University of California and University of Oslo researchers define the sensations associated with the emotion of ‘kama muta’.
A new study shows that Norwegians perceive feminist women as masculine, while they picture feminist men as feminine.
The relationship between pain and suicidal vulnerability in adolescence: a systematic review
Nov. 7, 2019
Leading suicide theories and research in adults suggest that pain can exacerbate the suicidal risk of an individual.
Mediation strategies in the face of custody conflicts
Sep. 30, 2019
Systematic analyses of initiatives and responses from mediators working with parents in intense conflicts about child custody and care brought forward variations in effective strategies.
Attentional bias modification is associated with fMRI response toward negative stimuli in individuals with residual depression: a randomized controlled trial
Aug. 19, 2019
Attentional bias modification (ABM) may lead to more adaptive emotion perception and emotion regulation.
The Human Rights Committee at the Norwegian Psychological Association: 20 years of work and future challenges
July 30, 2019
The close connection between psychology and human rights is discussed through a presentation of the Human Rights Committee in the Norwegian Psychological Association.